This past week the world lost a truly talented funny man actor/comedian Jonathan Winters passed away Thursday night at his Montecito, CA home of natural causes. He was 87. Most people will probably remember him from his role on Mork and Mindy or as Papa Smurf in the Smurf movie. His other TV credits include The Jonathan Winters Show, The Twilight Zone, Hee Haw, Rowan And Martin’s Laugh-In and Mork And Mindy. He was a veteran of the late night talk show circuit guesting frequently on The Jack Paar Show and laterThe Tonight Show with Johnny Carson. His late night appearances continued into the ’90s with Jay Leno and David Letterman. His other film credits include Viva Max, The Loved One, Oh Dad Poor Dad, The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming, The Flintstones, and The Adventures Of Rocky And Bullwinkle.
He will be missed. Funeral info has yet to be released.